PACE Update – 2018 Codes of Practice (HALF DAY PM)

  • Full
  • 27th Feb 19
  • 1.30pm-4.30pm
  • Wealden District Council
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    Please note all of the parking at the Vicarage lane carpark around the Council offices is free, however it is divided into short term (3 hours max) and long term parking. Delegates therefore need to ensure they go to the back of the car park where the long term parking is located. Please note some long term parking is allocated to the school and is limited to 15 minutes at school drop off and pick up times so please note the signs indicating this and avoid these areas or move your car before 3pm.

  • £70for members £90for non-members
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Overview

This summer saw new codes of practice to PACE . The changes will have an impact both operationally and corporately and will impact on policy and procedures.

This training day will provide delegates with the required knowledge of the changes and where they may impact on procedure. It will also demonstrate that the delegates are fully up to date with the procedural legislation for continual professional development.

The PACE changes will impact on all operational staff that are likely to interview suspects as it is likely that nearly all interviews will now be done by audio recording as apposed to written.

PACE TOPICS COVERED

  • Changes relating to audio equipment could body worn video be used?
  • The new requirement to audio record all offences whether summary or indictable
  • Definitions of relevant Officer and their role
  • What circumstances might you be able to write the interview, but what are the consequences?
  • Information to be given when arranging a voluntary interview 
  • The changes to the introduction of an audio recorded interview
  • Requirement to consent to the interview
  • Re examine the amount of information to be provided to suspect to ensure legal compliance
  • Examine the new definition of vulnerable. It is likely that some suspects will now meet the new definition
  • Role of the interviewer when taking pro active steps to determine if someone is vulnerable or requires an interpreter
  • The role of the appropriate adult, what can they do and what can’t they do?
  • Re examine pre-interview disclosure, the implications and management of the Legal Representative
  • Re examine dealing with a prepared statement
  • Any other areas that the delegates feel they need clarified or understanding

Who is the Course aimed at

This training is designed for staff that are trained in the fundamentals of PACE and who need to be aware of the latest changes and their impact on procedures and policy.

 

Trainer

Paul Fowler, PHF Training

Paul served over 24 years as a police officer with a specialist background in investigation and surveillance at a very high level, concluding his career with the National Crime Squad

Paul now holds a number of teaching qualifications and runs his own successful training and investigation company with is accredited with the Open College Network (OCN). PHF Training delivers numerous training courses associated with all types of investigation and enforcement, and in the specialist area of fraud.

Due to the company’s expertise in surveillance and investigation they are regarded as having expertise with regard to the legislation associated with privacy issues.

In the public sector Paul’s company has delivered training to in access of 280 Local Authorities and numerous Government agencies

PACE Update – 2018 Codes of Practice (HALF DAY PM)

  • Full
  • 27th Feb 19
  • 1.30pm-4.30pm
  • Wealden District Council
    View mapInfo
    Location Information

    Please note all of the parking at the Vicarage lane carpark around the Council offices is free, however it is divided into short term (3 hours max) and long term parking. Delegates therefore need to ensure they go to the back of the car park where the long term parking is located. Please note some long term parking is allocated to the school and is limited to 15 minutes at school drop off and pick up times so please note the signs indicating this and avoid these areas or move your car before 3pm.

  • £70for members £90for non-members
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